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Governor Roy Cooper delivers his first State of the State address to the General Assembly tonight and you can catch complete coverage live at 7pm on UNC-TV. 216 more words

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Gov. Roy Cooper introduces state budget

Gov. Roy Cooper released his 2017-19 budget proposal on Wednesday. The budget would increase state government spending by $1.1 billion next year, according to ABC 11… 193 more words

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Gov. Cooper proposed budget would increase spending by $1.1 billion

DURHAM, N.C. — Governor Roy Cooper unveiled his state budget Wednesday, a proposal that would increase government spending by $1.1 billion next year.

The proposed two-year budget would give teachers and state employee raises, reduce waiting lists for pre-kindergarten programs and expand Medicaid. 396 more words

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Cooper proposes needing big majorities for local LGBT laws

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper is floating a new compromise idea on repealing a law that limits protections for LGBT people. 108 more words

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Bipartisan HB2 repeal bill introduced, met with mixed response

The North Carolina General Assembly passed House Bill 2 last year, a bill that among many things, requires people to use restrooms of the sex on their birth certificate. 234 more words

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Gov. Cooper outlines pay raise plan for Winston-Salem teachers

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Governor Roy Cooper took the time to walk a handful of teachers at R.J. Reynolds High School through his proposal to raise teacher pay 10 percent over the next two years. 344 more words

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N. Carolina governor offers 'compromise' repealing LGBT law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper proposed Tuesday what he called a compromise to repeal the state’s so-called bathroom bill, saying a new measure is designed to allay fears by some over public bathroom safety. 630 more words

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